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In the following sentence, are both "sleep" and "be sleeping" correct? If so, what's the difference?

When can I leave? I should sleep / should be sleeping at home now.

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    "I should sleep now" is not idiomatic unless it expresses a different meaning (as in "I should go to bed now" [which isn't the case here]). We don't use Present Simple to refer to events that are happening at the moment of speaking Mar 15, 2021 at 10:15

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To be honest both sound awkward.

When can I leave? I should sleep I would write When can I leave? I should get some sleep

The reference to "get some sleep" means or implies to catch up on your sleep

When can I leave? I should be sleeping at home now. I would write When can I leave? I should be at home, asleep by now.

asleep; adjective [ after verb ] sleeping or not awake:

I'm surprised to see you awake - ten minutes ago you were fast asleep.

catch/cop/get some z's

US informal

to sleep: All I want to do is go home and catch some z's.

Ref CED asleep Get some

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